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It is estimated that 2.5 exabytes of data are generated every single day, with the accumulated amount of data doubling every 18 months, and that 90% of all data ever gathered was produced within the last two years. Statistics opens the door to understanding our world through the exploration of data and the modelling of uncertainty. What's more, statistics is critical for every discipline in which data plays a role, and in responding to the world's biggest challenges, such as climate change, terrorism, health and medicine, and global economic conditions.
Applied statistics, probability and stochastic processes, statistical data analysis, theoretical statistics.
Applied research, academic research, business analysis, policy development/evaluation within the government sector.
Designed to meet the professional requirements of the Statistical Society of Australia.
Available as an additional year, subject to progress requirements.
The Australian Government pays part of the tuition fee for this course. The remaining balance is paid by the student. Information about ANU student contributions.
Co-curricular or service experience (Year 12 or IB applicants only): Applicants must demonstrate at least two of the following seven skills: community engagement, inclusion and awareness of diversity, communication, leadership, personal responsibility, teamwork, creative and critical thinking. Check if you meet the ANU co-curricular or service requirement.
ACT: Specialist Mathematics (major/minor). NSW: Mathematics Extension 1.
Minimum selection rank: 80.00. Due to the competitive nature of our admissions process, we cannot guarantee entry to applicants who meet the minimum selection rank for their preferred program.
Recommended studies: ACT: Specialist Mathematics (double major). NSW: Mathematics Extension 2.
Refer to the ANU general admission criteria.
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